Recommended Reading - Memories of the Night

Dr. Miriam Klein Kassenoff

Director of the Holocaust Teacher Institute at the University of Miami
Lecturer / Adjunct Professor, University of Miami, Coral Gables Florida
Education Specialist for Holocaust Studies
Miami - Dade County Public Schools
Miami, Florida

Written by Dr. Anita Meinbach and Dr. Miriam Klein Kassenoff

 


Klein Kassenoff fled Nazi Europe in 1941 with her family when she was a small child. She has studied at Yad Vashem, the International Center for Holocaust Studies in Israel and is a graduate of the prestigious international Vladka Meed Teachers Program.

Dr. Klein Kassenoff is the Director of the Holocaust Teacher Institute at the University of Miami where she also serves as an adjunct/ lecturer as well as the Education Specialist for Holocaust Studies for Miami-Dade County Public Schools.

She is a frequent speaker and presenter on Holocaust Education at conferences and workshops nationwide and has co-authored, with Dr. Anita Meinbach:

  • Memories of the Night: Studies of the Holocaust;
  • Studying the Holocaust Through Film and Literature and
  • The Grolier Teacher's Study Guide on Holocaust Studies.

Dr. Klein Kassenoff has been honored as Israel Bonds "Woman of the Year Honoree 2000" by the Miami City Commission.

She is an appointee on the Governor's Florida Task Force for Holocaust Education.